Shelton Dog House - R.I.P.

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RoyHarv
Hamburger
2007/09/15 13:58:08
It is my unhappy duty to report the passing of the Shelton Dog House of Shelton, CT. I generally manage to get there a few times a year for my usual pair of Long Sheltons, but today I found it closed for renovations. Signs promise a reopening as something Portuguese.

Sigh.
wheregreggeats.com
Filet Mignon
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/09/15 15:21:32
Sorry for your loss.
tonemonster2
Cheeseburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/03 13:29:20
Oh no ! My wife's favorite dogs in the world ! We stopped there after cutting down a Christmas tree one year and she thought they were "the bees knees" !
divefl
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/03 13:31:43
I've never understood that expression.
ScreenBear
Double Chili Cheeseburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/03 14:20:44
Sorry to hear that. While Connecticut, like N.J., is still prolific with superb hot dog places, where you might even be able to get the same dog, it nonetheless hurts when you lose a really good one. I'm still reeling over the loss of the irreplaceable Syd's, Union, N.J.

The Bear
tonemonster2
Cheeseburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/03 14:34:18
Divefl,me neither !
BigGlenn
Cheeseburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/03 15:24:32
Bee's Knees.............

I guess that's where all the spilled honey ends up after a day of
honey comb Building.

"Sweet As Bee's Knee's"

Just Guessing
Fuzziestuf
Junior Burger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2007/10/16 11:55:01
Bees Knees or not Shelton Dog House was da bomb diggity in hot dogs around the valley. Now it will be another snadwich type place. I loved the Texas Dog hubby loved the Shelton Dog. I hope they open up somewhere else. Not too many good places I so wish Caroline's Weenie Wagon had fries. She is the next best thing around here.
RoyHarv
Hamburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2009/06/29 11:35:28
I just happened to drive past the site of the former Shelton Dog House and noticed a Hummel's umbrella outside.  I was driving so I only got a glimpse, but I saw the word chili-dog, and perhaps the name Danny's.  I did not have time to stop (yet), but I am hopeful that something of its old character may have returned.  Is it too much to hope they will still feature Long Sheltons? (Hot dog, chili, cheese, bacon, mmmmmm!)
RoyHarv
Hamburger
RE: Shelton Dog House - R.I.P. 2009/06/29 11:39:15
Sorry, that was old news (and I missed it).

It was here all the time.